Romantic Classics

   
 JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
1  'Air' from Suite No. 3 in D major 4:53
  Cantilena/Adrian Shepherd  
  CHAN 6527 Vivace! Baroque Classics  
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
2  Andante from Piano Concerto No. 21 7:10
  London Mozart Players/Howard Shelley  
  CHAN 9404 Mozart Piano Concertos, Vol. 6  
 EDWARD ELGAR
3  Salut d'amour Op. 12 3:18
  Royal Scottish National Orchestra/Alexander Gibson  
  CHAN 241-4 Elgar  
 STANLEY MYERS
4  Cavatina (arr. John Williams) 3:27
  Craig Ogden  
  CHAN 9743 Guitar Meditations  
 WILLIAM WALTON
5  'Touch her soft lips and part' from Henry V 1:29
  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Richard Hickox  
  CHAN 6611 Byways of British Music  
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
6  Für Elise 3:10
  Louis Lortie  
  CHAN 8616 Beethoven Eroica Variations etc.  
 DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH
7  Andante from Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 102 6:00
  Dmitri Shostakovich/I Musici de Montréal/Maxim Shostakovich  
  CHAN 8573 Tranquillity  
 RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
8  Fantasia on Greensleeves 4:08
  BBC Philharmonic/Vernon Handley  
  CHAN 241-9 Vaughan Williams  
 FREDERIC CHOPIN
9  Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2 3:26
  Jack Byfield/Cathedral Strings  
  FBCD 2009 Melodies by Moonlight  
 ANTONIO VIVALDI
10  'Winter' from The Four Seasons (extract) 2:24
  Bournemouth Sinfonietta  
  CHAN 241-11 Wedding Classics  
 FRANZ LISZT
11  Liebestraum No. 3 5:49
  Louis Lortie  
  CHAN 6537  
 EDVARD GRIEG
12  'Notturno' from Lyric Suite, Op. 54 4:22
  Margaret Fingerhut/Ulster Orchestra/Vernon Handley  
  CHAN 8723 Grieg Piano Concerto etc.  
 SERGE RACHMANINOFF
13  Adagio sostenuto from Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 18 (extract) 4:12
  Earl Wild/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Jascha Horenstein  
  CHAN X10078 Rachmaninov Piano Concertos 1-4  
 ALEXANDER GLAZUNOV
14  'Petit Adagio' from Scene IV of The Seasons 3:29
  Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 6511 Russian Masterpieces  
 FELIX MENDELSSOHN
15  Allegretto grazioso from Songs Without Words, Bk V 2:57
  Luba Edlina  
  CHAN 8948/9 Mendelssohn Songs Without Words  
 EDVARD GRIEG
16  Solvieg's Song 4:40
  Margaret Fingerhut/Ulster Orchestra/Vernon Handley  
  CHAN 8723 Grieg Piano Concerto etc.  
 MAURICE RAVEL
17  Pavane pour une enfante défunte (extract) 3:39
  Louis Lortie  
  CHAN 7004 Ravel Complete Solo Piano Works  
 EDWARD ELGAR
18  'Nimrod' from Enigma Variations, Op. 36 3:24
  Royal Scottish National Orchestra/Alexander Gibson  
  CHAN 241-4 Elgar  
 PERCY GRAINGER
19  Irish Tune from County Derry 3:39
  BBC Philharmonic/Richard Hickox  
  CHAN 9584 Grainger Edition, Vol. 6, Orchestral Works  
 SERGEI PROKOFIEV
20  'Amoroso' from Cinderella Suite No. 3, Op. 109 3:34
  Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 10077 X Prokofiev Waltzes  
 ANTONIN DVORAK
21  Largo from Symphony No. 9, Op. 95 (extract) 3:13
  Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 9991(6) Dvorák Complete Symphonies  
 ROBERT SCHUMANN
22  'Träumere' from Kinderszenen, Op.15 2:34
  Howard Shelley  
  CHAN 8814 Schumann Karnaval/Kinderszenen etc.  
 MAX BRUCH
23  Adagio from Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 26 7:59
  Hideko Udagawa/London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras  
  CHAN 8974 Bruch/Brahms Violin Concertos  
 SERGE RACHMANINOFF
24  Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14 6:44
  Suzanne Murphy/Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 8476 Rachmaninov The Bells etc.  
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
25  Adagio sostenuto from 'Moonlight' Sonata No. 14 (extract) 6:56
  Israela Margalit  
  CHAN 6537 Daydreams - Gentle Piano Music  
 SERGE RACHMANINOFF
26  Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43 (extract) 2:11
  Earl Wild/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Jascha Horenstein  
  CHAN X10078 Rachmaninov Piano Concertos 1-4  
 CLAUDE DEBUSSY
27  Clair de lune 5:25
  Kyoko Tabe  
  CHAN 9912 Debussy Estampes  
 GABRIEL FAURE
28  Pavane, Op. 50 (extract) 5:47
  BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier  
  CHAN 9416 Fauré Orchestral Works  
 RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
29  Serenade to Music (extract) 4:41
  London Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley  
  CHAN 241-9 Vaughan Williams  
 FREDERIC CHOPIN
30  Largo, Prelude No. 4 from 24 Preludes, Op. 28 2:07
  Louis Lortie  
  CHAN 9597 Chopin 24 Preludes  
 JOAQUIN RODRIGO
31  Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez (extract) 8:07
  Craig Ogden/BBC Philharmonic/Sachio Fujioka  
  CHAN 9604 Rodrigo Guitar Concertos  
 MAURICE RAVEL
32  Adagio assai from Piano Concerto in G major 10:40
  Louis Lortie/London Symphony Orchestra/Rafael Frübeck de Burgos  
  CHAN 8773 Ravel Piano Concertos  
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
33  Romeo and Juliet Overture (extract) 3:07
  London Symphony Orchestra/Geoffrey Simon  
  CHAN 10041 X Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2 etc.  
 ARAM IL'YICH KHACHATURIAN
34  Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia 8:52
  Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi  
  CHAN 8927 Khachaturian Spartacus Ballet Suites